Australasian recycling label

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Australasian Recycling Label

The Australasian Recycling Label provides Australians with easy-to-understand recycling information when you need it most.  It makes it easier for you to put the right packaging in the right bin. It removes confusion, saves time and reduces waste going to landfill.

Salon reuse, recycling and waste reduction program

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Sustainable Salons

The Sustainable Salons program assists salon members including beauty and pet-grooming salons, barber shops, and dermal and cosmetics clinics across Australia to recycle and reduce waste going to landfill. Profits from the sale of recycled materials go to OzHarvest.

Loans for home energy efficiency upgrades

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Sustainable Household Scheme

The Sustainable Household Scheme provides zero-interest loans to eligible ACT home owners to help with the costs of energy-efficient upgrades.

Efficient recycling and waste management

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Business Recycling Program

The Business Recycling Program is a free program that assists ACT, Queanbeyan, Bungendore and Braidwood businesses implement efficient recycling and waste management practices.

Light bulb energy efficiency app

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Light Bulb Saver App

The Light Bulb Saver App and video are available from to help consumers identify the most suitable lighting options for their needs.

Electricity feed-in tariff

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Energy Made Easy

Feed-in tariffs for renewable energy pay for excess electricity generated by small-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) or wind power systems.

Home energy efficiency advice

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Sustainable Home Advice Program

The Sustainable Home Advice program provides ACT residents with free advice, information and DIY videos to minimise home energy use and reduce energy bills.

Renewable power incentives

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Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme

Households and small businesses across Australia that install a small scale renewable energy system (solar, wind or hydro) or eligible hot water system may be able to receive a benefit under the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES) to help with the purchase cost.